What is
Sensenet ECM

Being an open source ECM, it allows IT teams to build custom ECM or document manegment solution super efficiently. The powerful engine was benchmarked with 100 millon documents. All content is indexed for fast search, high level of security allows fine tuned access control and monitoring, and evertyting is accesible through the flexible REST API that developers love.

Use sensenet ECM as your development platform to deliver web based business applications easier and faster. The platform is highly modularized and ready to build your business apps as you wish.

Sensenet ECM is simple, open and robust

We are open and modular! We want you to be able to use any modern frontend technology you have in mind, so we created a powerful client API for it. Sensenet ECM, in addition, is open source. Please join our community and contribute, create extensions, tell your thoughts. Many of our components are replaceable so you can use your favorite tool. The core of sensenet ECM is a robust content repository (headless CMS). It can handle millions of document while letting users collaborate.

 

Simple 

Simple - build as you like

For developers we have extended familiar techniques of ASP.NET. Check our document library and build your first project today.

Open 

Open - open standards

Sensenet ECM is open source and we use open standards. Our development practice is transparent.

Robust 

Robust - High Availability

Sensenet ECM is designed for enterprise environments with high availability and easy scalability.

Has low cost 

Low Cost - subscriptions

Compared to other canned proprietary ECM the initial investment of a Sensenet ECM system is minimal.

features

Versioning & Approval 

VERSIONING & APPROVAL

Sensenet ECM has a built in versioning and approval system, which meets enterprise environment requirements. Here are the details.

Skin System 

SKIN SYSTEM

Sensenet ECM provides a flexible and extendable skin system for customizing content appearance. Interested in details? Click here.

Document Preview 

DOCUMENT PREVIEW

Managing Office documents is a popular feature in every ECM system. Sensenet ECM comes with built-in Document Viewer that lets you publish restricted or full preview without giving access to the original file. Wiki provides you more details.

Security 

SECURITY

The security system, integrated in the foundation of sensenet ECM makes permission management easy and familiar. Learn more about the permission API here.

Localization 

LOCALIZATION

Sensenet ECM user interfaces can be localized and thus portal builders can provide ECM solutions for their customers with content and pages in different languages.

Dynamic Content Type 

DYNAMIC CONTENT TYPE

Our extendable content type structure lets you create new types on the fly. This does not only mean new metadata: we even generate forms and other user interfaces automatically! Read our blog about it here.

Mobile App 

MOBILE APP

We offer you a mobile app stub to start your own mobile app development. The app itself can connect to any Sensenet ECM content repository and implements several important content management features.

Collaboration 

COLLABORATION

Sensenet ECM's Workspaces are sections of the site where employees, partners and vendors can work together on documents, tasks or events. You want to share and manage documents and memos. You want to assign tasks. You need a group calendar, or automated workflows that help you manage automated processes. You need Workspaces.

components

Security Component 

SECURITY COMPONENT

A powerful and fast .Net component for managing permission entries in content repositories. The permission layer of sensenet ECM is built on top of this library, it provides robust and scalable permission features in large projects. Click here for details.

Document Viewer 

DOCUMENT VIEWER

A client-side plugin for displaying preview images generated by a background service used by sensenet ECM and can be integrated to any 3rd party project as well. Click to find more info.

Content Repository 

CONTENT REPOSITORY

The storage layer of sensenet ECM stores individual blocks of data. The Content Repository provides a unified service layer to manipulate content. More details are here.

Task Management 

TASK MANAGEMENT

A standalone .Net component for managing and monitoring long-running background tasks in any application. Check it for more info.

Roadmap

  • 2017 Q1
    • Enterprise MongoDB blob provider
    • Implementing One ASP.NET prototype into SN7 
    • Sensenet ECM Services Component
    • Move our source to Github
    • Javascript client library and store: sn-client-js and sn-redux libraries
    • Getting started guides for basic single-page applications
  • 2017 Q2
    • Cloud compatibility Phase 1
    • Componentization Phase 2
    • Revamped demo infrastructure
    • New Sensenet GUI Phase 1
    • Getting started guides and tutorials for the community site
    • Unified API docs
  • 2017 Q3
    • Redesign demo environment
    • Cloud compatibility Phase 2
    • Flexible skin system
    • Customizable UI
Check out our releases!